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Candace Chrzan was shot and killed Tuesday around 8 p.m. while with friends in the backyard of one of her Mount Zion homes, the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement.
Candace, a senior at Mount Zion High School in Jonesboro, is believed to have been doing target practice when one of the teens accidentally shot her dead.
“They were just a couple of friends in the backyard, from what they told us, possibly during target practice with a pistol,” Ashley Husley, a spokeswoman for the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office told WSB TV Atlanta.Candace Chrzan, a 17-year-old high school senior, was accidentally shot to death by a friend in Georgia during target practice in her backyard, police said.
‘The kids probably haven’t been taught the gun safety rules that they should have been taught. And it ultimately resulted in Candace’s death.
How old is Candace Chrzan?
Candace Chrzan 17-year-old.
Investigators said they are still investigating the death, but did not reveal who fired the fatal shot or who owned the weapon.
“This remains an open and active investigation and all parties involved in this horrific tragedy are cooperating at this time,” said the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office.
“She had just picked up her cap and gown this week and she was getting ready for those festivities that all seniors look forward to,” Husley said. ‘So it’s a very heartbreaking moment.
“ Just everyone to keep her and her family in her prayers and thoughts, as well as the students who went back to school today without her. ”
Tributes have been poured out for the beloved high school senior who has been described as “amazing and unforgettable.”
Her grandmother Her Autum Parker wrote on Facebook: ‘So many words I can say about Candace, so many memories come up, so many laughs and smiles and giggles.
‘I’ve struggled with words all day. My heart is broken for this sweet girl.
‘You were crazy, amazing and unforgettable. I love you Candace, I will always be your grandmother. ‘
Candace Chrzan Quick and Facts
- Candace Chrzan, 17, was shot and killed Tuesday while with friends in the backyard of one of their homes in Mount Zion, Georgia
- Candace is believed to have been doing target practice when she was accidentally shot dead by one of her friends, police said
- Tributes have poured in for the high school senior who has been described as ‘amazing and unforgettable’